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Staff Picks for Adults 50+

Discover books on topics related to the aging experience.
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Featured Booklists

Older Americans Month: Celebrating Resilience
Older American Month is celebrated each year in May. This booklist includes personal and public journeys of discovery and activism in fiction and nonfiction titles. (Created by the Older Adults Program Manager, May, 2021)
OLDER AMERICANS MONTH: CELEBRATING RESILIENCE

Next Chapter: Alzheimers and Memory Loss
The titles on this list include guides, innovative approaches to care, and memoirs, especially those which highlight the voices of individuals experiencing memory loss.
NEXT CHAPTER: ALZHEIMERS AND MEMORY LOSS

Next Chapter: Caregiving (Fiction and Nonfiction)
This list focuses on caregiving for adults – our parents, family members and friends.
NEXT CHAPTER: CAREGIVING (FICTION AND NONFICTION)

Next Chapter: Grief (Fiction)
Here is a list of fiction books which explore the myriad ways we respond to grief and, in turn, may provide a path for our own journeys.
NEXT CHAPTER: GRIEF (FICTION)

Next Chapter: Grief (Nonfiction)
Here is a list of nonfiction books which explore the myriad ways we respond to grief and, in turn, may provide a path for our own journeys.
NEXT CHAPTER: GRIEF (NONFICTION)
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